Photo of H'apenny Bridge in Ireland, as seen on a photography internship

Photography Internships in Ireland

From breathtaking scenes like the Cliffs of Moher and the Dark Hedges in Armoy to the man-made wonders of Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge and Blarney Castle, Ireland is a photographer’s dream. If your interests lie in architectural photography, fashion photography, or photojournalism, our internships in Photography in Ireland will see you kick-starting your photography career with a comprehensive portfolio .

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Responsibilities at photography internships in Ireland may include:

  • Familiarizing yourself with photography equipment, including lenses, filters, and lighting

  • Meeting with clients to understand their personality and style

  • Learning how to use different editing techniques and software

  • Providing artistic direction to models in order to tell the desired story


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Photography students taking photographs on a photography internship in Dublin

Typical roles at Dublin photography internships

Here are a few examples of roles that our photography interns in Ireland have taken on before:

  • Photojournalist

    A photojournalist provides images for newspapers, magazines, television, and journals. Interns in photojournalism may have the opportunity to contribute to the development of articles about politics, sports, community events, foreign affairs, and current affairs, on a local and/or global scale.

  • Commercial Photographer

    Exposed to a wide variety of industries, from landscapes to merchandise, as well as a variety of objects and subjects, including models and machinery, a commercial photographer’s work is used in marketing material, such as advertisements, magazines, or catalogs. Interns will have the opportunity to gain maximum exposure in multiple sectors or concentrate on their preferred niche.

  • Portrait Photographer

    Portrait photographers work closely with subjects, which may be the client themselves or models. The specialty of a portrait photographer is to capture images of their subjects at various events or locations, which may include weddings or school photos. Interns in portrait photography may be required to work on location or in a studio and will be exposed to various techniques.

  • Photo Editor

    A photo editor is responsible for selecting and editing the images captured by a photographer, and fine-tuning them to be published. Internships in Photography in Ireland focusing on photo editing will involve learning how to use image-editing software and editing techniques. Interns will also learn how to edit and format photos in preparation for digital use and/or print.


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Watch the internship experience below from some of The Intern Group alumni to see what an internship in Ireland will be like for you.

A photography studio setup during an internship for photography students in Ireland

The photography industry

As our world becomes more digital, the sharing of photographic images becomes easier and more widespread. If you have an eye for what makes a well-composed photo and can understand a brief and tell a story through pictures, then you could capture a successful career in photography.

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Learn more about our photography internships in Ireland

Our photography internship program is a great way to get your foot in the door and Ireland offers a great setting for both career advancement and inspiration. There are many opportunities for freelance photographers, contractors, and even permanent employment. Ireland’s beautiful vistas are the perfect place to find inspiration, as our interns are all placed in top-tier organizations, to ensure that you get the most out of your placement. Learn more about our internship program in Ireland here.


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    Apply online

    Complete our simple application form and tell us about your passions, qualifications, and experiential requirements.

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    If your interview is successful, confirm your enrollment with a tuition deposit.

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    Secure your internship

    Collaborate in the internship placement process & accelerate your career.